Annan Athletic 0 Stirling Albion 1

 Posted by on April 20, 2013 at 10:36 pm  Match Reports, SFL Div 3  1 Response »
Apr 202013
 
Annan Athletic 0 Stirling Albion 1

Following defeat to Peterhead the Beanos hopes of a promotion play-off place were all but over. It would take a freakish set of results to keep Stirling in the hunt and it wasn’t something most Albion fans were even entertaining as a possibility. In reality the season was over but the battle for pride to avoid finishing second bottom was still alive. Despite only seeing our play-off hopes dashed last weekend the Beanos could yet finish second from last in the SFL. One of the other teams battling to avoid a ninth placed finish were today’s opponents Annan Athletic. The Galabank outfit have won two in a row and the last time Stirling visited Annan we lost five goals and two players! Today’s Albion team showed five changes from the one which started against Peterhead last week. Jamie Bishop and David McClune were missing due to work commitments and suspension respectively. Elsewhere [… more]

Annan Athletic 5 Stirling Albion 2

 Posted by on November 10, 2012 at 11:02 pm  Match Reports, SFL Div 3  Comments Off on Annan Athletic 5 Stirling Albion 2
Nov 102012
 
Annan Athletic 5 Stirling Albion 2

Following the embarrassing loss to Deveronvale in the Scottish Cup the Beanos were today down in Annan looking to restore some lost pride. Wasn’t so much the fact that we lost to the Vale, it was the meek manner of a defeat in which we barely had a shot at goal which rankled. Much wailing and gnashing of teeth has transpired in the days since the cup debacle but under pressure manager Greig McDonald was once again leading his charges into battle. When the sides met on opening day things looked rosy for the Beanos following a 5-1 win at Forthbank. However, like the 5-1 win at Dumbarton last season it has proven to be a bit of a false dawn. Rangers game apart this team hasn’t really gelled as a unit and currently shows few signs of doing so. However, another week and another game thus our first ever [… more]